Militia Eagle Plate - Inventory Number: BEL 254
Outstanding example of the 1840’s – 1860’s used militia Eagle waist belt plate. Constructed of stamped brass, this militia panel plate bears a spread-winged eagle at center with a single star on the top section of the shield on his chest. Eagle is surrounded by a thin border with 12 five-pointed stars intertwined with a garland of oak leaves.
Inventory Number: BEL 254